Nothing says Easter like heading out to hunt some Easter eggs—at least for most kids. Cities from north of Seattle to south of Tacoma have scads of egg hunting opportunities so you won’t have to drive far if you want to head out on Easter.
Is your community, business or organization hosting an Easter egg hunt? Email me and let me know!
Also check out things to do for Easter!
A 5K with an Easter twist! All along the course, which follows Sammamish River trail, are Easter eggs of all different colors, all representing point values. Some colors will subtract from your time. Some will add to your time. You don’t know which are which until the end of the race. Pick up as many or as few eggs as you’d like! At the end of the race, prizes will be awarded to the fastest time without eggs as well as the fastest with eggs.
When: April 19, 8:30 a.m. (registration 7 – 8:15 a.m.)
Where: 15670 NE 85th Street, Redmond, WA US 98052
How much: $32.50
Teens are invited to Dacca Park for a unique, nighttime egg hunt. Bring a flashlight and a basket. All eggs contain treats, but find the Golden Egg and you’ll win a special prize!
When: April 18, 8 p.m.
Where: Dacca Park, Fife
How much: $2
Kids 10 and younger can search for candy-filled eggs, as well as enjoy fun games and activities. Photo ops with the Easter Bunny are available, too!
When: April 19, 9:30 a.m.
Where: Dacca Park and Dacca Barn, Fife
How much: Free
4. Bunny Bounce
Easter egg hunts for kids ages 1 through 8, arts and crafts, and special egg and Easter-themed enrichment programs for the animals all add up to an extra special day at the zoo.
When: April 19, 9:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. and April 20, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Where: Woodland Park Zoo
How much: Free with zoo admission
When: April 19, 10 a.m.
Where: Church of the Nazarene, Federal Way
How much: Free, register online.